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Out of an abundance of caution, and in alignment with the local district, we have decided to suspend classes at all NHA North Carolina schools. Learn more about the closure and food services during this time.

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Advanced Learning

Advanced Learning

We offer a differentiated curriculum in math for students who are ready for more challenging material or to learn at an accelerated pace.

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Find out how our great academic and enrichment programs will prepare your child for a lifetime of success.

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Welcome to Matthews Charter

At Matthews Charter Academy we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We inspire our students to excel academically and think creatively to reach their full potential. Our dedicated teachers help children apply critical thinking skills to solve real-world problems. Our moral focus program motivates children to be better people. As a result, children are prepared to tackle 21st century challenges and excel in high-school, college, and beyond.

At Matthews Charter we create endless opportunities for your child to become their best.

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2020-21 Lottery Results

The student selection lottery results for next school year (2020-21) are in! View lottery results for details.

At a Glance

K-8

Grades

764

Number of Students

2016

Year Opened
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Where Students Succeed

Matthews Charter Academy outperformed the local school district on the state test for the past three years.

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We Are a Charter School

Are you seeking a "private" school education with the no-cost benefit of a public school? If so, you're in the right place. Matthews Charter Academy is a tuition-free public charter school open to all children who live in North Carolina.

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Spotlight: Sensory Paths for Brain Breaks

Jeanne Laney, art teacher at Matthews Charter Academy (MCA), created sensory paths with the help of MCA scholars. Not only do these paths get scholars moving, and blood and oxygen flowing, but it helps develop motor skills.
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We know there are a lot of factors in deciding where your child will go to school and we want to help. Use our live chat or leave your information and we will be in touch.

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We would love to show you our world so contact us to schedule a tour. We also hold open houses where you can meet our amazing teachers. Check our calendar for Enrollment Information Meetings!

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We can’t wait to share your child’s journey! Apply online, in person, or over the phone and don’t hesitate to ask us questions along the way! We are here for you.

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